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Comment Re:Morons are running the USA (Score 1) 648

Let's just assume all of your low-hanging fruit is real, and wholly unnecessary.

Those ten programs together are only $18.8M, or about 5 millionths of the federal budget.

You have scooped one bucket of water out of an Olympic swimming pool.

Meanwhile, the US spends more on its military than the rest of the top 10 combined, with five out of that next group of nine being our good friends United Kingdom, France, Japan, Germany, and South Korea. Yet, the proposed budget will increase military spending.

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